Cristian Chironi was born in Nuoro, Sardinia. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Bologna. He Uses different languages, including, performance, photography, video, drawing, often creating a sort of interaction among them. He worked on site specific performances and installations, always looking for the interaction with the context, be it human (public) and environmental (space). His research aims to relate image and imagination, fact and fiction, memory and modernity, conflict and integration, material and immaterial. He has exhibited in different spaces for the arts both in Italy and abroad.

Upcoming exhibitions: Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli Turin IT; Villa Jeanneret-Perret – Centre de Culture ABC  Musée des beaux-arts – La Chaux-de-Fonds CH; Art Omi Ghent NY (residence); Iris Project residency Venice CA (residence); MAMbo Bologna IT; Italian Cultural Institute Tokyo JP.

Among his solo exhibitions: Piccolo Museion – Cubo Garutti Bolzano; MANIFESTA13 Les Parallles du Sud Unitè d’Habitation Marseille; Casa Victoria Ocampo Bienalsur – Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporanéo de América del Sur Buenos Aires; Museo Nivola Orani; Pierre Jeanneret Museum Chandigarh; 16a Quadriennale Rome Palazzo delle Esposizioni; Appartement 50 – Unité d’Habitation Marseille; Studio-Apartment by Le Corbusier Paris; Padiglione Esprit Nouveau Bologna; MAN Museo d’Arte Nuoro; Musée historique et des porcelaines Nyon.

Among his group exhibitions: Pinacoteca Provinciale di Potenza; Soprintendenza archeologia, belle arti e paesaggio Verona; Casa Italia PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics South Korea; Casa Wabi Puerto Escondido; Istituto Italiano di Cultura Bruxelles; Studio La Città Verona; Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Villa Croce Genova; Kunstmuseum Thun; P420 Gallery; Flux Factory New York; Macro Pelanda Rome; Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Rijeka; Museo delle Arti di Catanzaro; Tina-B Contemporary Art Prague; Tongji University Expo 2010 Shanghai; Tokyo University of the Arts Competition Yokohama; Villa Reale Monza; Istanbul Bilgi University Istanbul; neon> campo base Bologna; GC.AC.; Prague Biennal Art 4; Musei Civici Imola.

Among his performances: Museion Bolzano; MANIFESTA13 Les Parallles du Sud Marseille; Triennale Milano Performing Arts; CND – Centre National de la Dance Pantin; Festival Santarcangelo di Romagna; Fondation Suisse Paris; Netwerk Aalst; MUU Gallery Helsinki; LE FAR° Festival des arts vivants Nyon; Kaai Studio’s Brussel; Museo Madre Napoli; Fondation Cartier Paris; Les urbaines – Festival des créations émergentes Lausanne; Trama Fundacao Serralves Porto; Espace Malraux Chambéry de la Savoie; Akis Davis Theatre Atene; Muffatwerk Munchen; Mousonturm Frankfurt; Xing Raum Bologna.

Among the curatorial projects: Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli Turin.

Among the conferences and presentations: Museion Bolzano with Jean-Louis Cohen; International Cultural Center New Delhi; Facultad de Arquiectura y Urbanismo Universidad Nacional de La Plata; Gibney Dance New York; CRAC Alsace Altkirch.

Among the collections: MAMbo Bologna; MAN Museo d’Arte Nuoro; Pierre Jeanneret Museum Chandigarh;  Patrimonio regionale Emilia Romagna.

Artwork in public spaces: W (STEP STOP Pierre Jeanneret Museum Chandigarh), Piazza della Costituzione, Bologna.

Among the grants: Cantica21. Italian Contemporary Art Everywhere MAECI – MiBACT; Grants for young researchers and Visual Artists Fondation Le Corbusier Paris.

Among the books: Le Corbusier. Viaggi, oggetti e collezioni published by Corraini; I’m Back published by Postmedia Books; Broken English/My house is a Le Corbusier published by NERO.